Now until Feb. 15th College Public Relations Association of Mississippi Is offering two scholarships worth $1000 each for students makoring in public relations, communications, journalism, advertising, mass communications, political communications, crisis management, graphic design, or other communications-related majors. For more details, call 601-477-4032 or 662-472-9068
Jan. 29th Cedar Ridge 4-H Shooting Sports Meeting Starts at 6 p.m. at the Wayne County Extension Office. Youth that plan on participating need to attend and bring at least one parent. This is open to any youth who is eight years old before January 1, 2019. For more details, call 601-735-2243.
Feb. 1st Laurel First United Methodist Church: First Friday Prayer Luncheon Starts at noon in the church's fellowship hall. The church is located at 420 North 5th Avenue.
For more details, call the church at 601-425-1474.
Feb. 9th Faithway Singers, Gospel Grass Revival and Pilgrim Family Gospel sing starts at 6:30 p.m. at Sanford Community Center (663 Old Hwy. 49). Admission is free; a love offering will be collected. For more details, call 601-765-6485.
Feb. 22nd (register by Feb. 15th) Mississippi State University Extension Service: Balancing Farm Success with Oil and Gas Growth This free program for agricultural producers focuses on financial impacts, legal obligations and environmental management strategies.
Landowners will receive insights into oil and gas lease issues during a daylong educational event February 22 at the Wayne County Library. Register by February 15 by calling the Wayne County Extension office at 601-735-2243.
Feb. 22nd Black Warrior Workshop Series Takes place at the Waynesboro – Wayne County Library. The workshop covers what local landowners should expect if oil and gas activity increases in the area -- and many other topics. This will be one of two workshops that will be offered for the whole state. For more details, call 601-735-2243.
Feb. 23rd Hattiesburg Caerus Mardi Gras Parade Starts at 11 a.m. The parade route rolls south from 4th Frontage Road to Hardy Street, west on Hardy to 38th and ending at Morningside Drive.
Mar. 2nd (float applications due Feb. 28th) Krewe of Blue: Laurel Mardi Gras Parade Starts at 6 p.m. Entry fee is $50 per float or $100 per judged float. Gold and Silver sponsorships are available. All proceeds benefit the Laurel Fraternal Order of Police Lodge. For more details, call 601-498-8088.
Mar. 5th (register by Feb. 15th) Master Gardener Training Takes place at the Lamar County Extension Office in Purvis. This program provides 40 hours and ten classes of information on vegetables, insects, lawn care and more. A one-time fee of $100 covers the class, supplies, and a one-year membership in the Gardner Association. To get an application, or for more details, call 601-545-6083.
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